Gemina Garland-Lewis

Whaler’s Week: Stories From a Whaling Lookout

Gemina Garland-Lewis is a National Geographic Young Explorers Grantee recording the stories of former whalers in the Azores who used 19th century techniques until ending their hunts entirely in the 1980s. Greetings from my last day in the field! The ...

Rivalry at Sea: Conversations Among Former Whalers

Gemina Garland-Lewis is a National Geographic Young Explorers Grantee recording the stories of former whalers in the Azores who used 19th century techniques until ending their hunts entirely in the 1980s. Greetings from my last week in the field! It’...

Former Whalers Reveal Emotions Behind Their Final Hunt

Gemina Garland-Lewis is a National Geographic Young Explorers Grantee recording the stories of former whalers in the Azores who used 19th century techniques until ending their hunts entirely in the 1980s. Greetings from the field! It’s been one of ...

Survivor’s Tale From the Jaws of a Sperm Whale

Gemina Garland-Lewis is a National Geographic Young Explorers Grantee recording the stories of former whalers in the Azores who used 19th century techniques until ending their hunts entirely in the 1980s. Greetings all! I’ve just finished my third week ...

More Stories From Former Whalers in the Azores

Gemina Garland-Lewis is a National Geographic Young Explorers Grantee recording the stories of former whalers in the Azores who used 19th century techniques until ending their hunts entirely in the 1980s. Greetings from the field! The last week has been ...